IBA criteria met: A1, B1i, B2 (2000)
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Area: 2,800 ha
Site description (baseline)
An area of shallow sea with a number of small islands/skerries, including Skarvklakken, and extensive tidal mudflats. Sheep graze in the area.
There are breeding seabirds, including Sula bassana and Phalacrocorax carbo, and shorebirds. Ducks and Anser anser moult in the area.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Skogvoll (including Skarvklakken). Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/3156 on 10/06/2023.